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Subject: Re: Archos plans to ship Rockbox with Jukebox Studio
From: gizz (gizz_at_online.fr)
Date: 2002-12-12


Well, I decided to buy my AJB6000 because I found the (very) early Björn's
Archos Jukebox Hack Page
that gave hints about custom firmware replacement -- if I remember well, the
first firmware replacement was a few bytes in size and all it did was
blinking the red led :)
Most important, Björn furnished code <sources>, which was a decisive
argument at the time, because I liked the idea to be able to compile
*something* for my jukebox..

Nicolas Sauzede.

ps : That is, total count of Rockbox-influenced archos buyers is at least
two :-)

----- Original Message -----
From: "Linus Nielsen Feltzing" <linus_at_haxx.se>
To: <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Thursday, December 12, 2002 3:35 AM
Subject: Re: Archos plans to ship Rockbox with Jukebox Studio

> Mike Payson wrote:
> > I should also mention, just in case anyone from Archos is listening,
that
> > before I read about Rockbox, I had ruled out the Archos due to a couple
of
> > missing features (most notably random play across the entire disc). Once
I
> > read about Rockbox, I went out & bought my recorder the next day. So,
there
> > is at least one sale that is -directly- a result of the Rockbox project.
>
> I hear a lot of similar stories. It would be fun to know how many units
> they sold because of rockbox... :-)
>
> /Linus
>
>
>



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